Pedestrian seriously injured in Festus crash
Posted on Thursday, November 5th, 2020
FESTUS, MO – A 42-year-old pedestrian was struck by a 2012 Chevrolet Cruze and seriously injured on southbound Route CC on Wednesday night.
Police report the crash occurred north of Sunnyside Road around 8:45 p.m. At the time of the crash, the pedestrian identified as Melissa Miller was standing in a southbound lane of Route CC when she was struck.
Miller was airlifted to Mercy Hospital St. Louis. The driver was identified as 46-year-old Richard Singer.
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